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    Fabulous, Full Plate Tintype of Lincoln and His Family. Measuring 6.5" x 8.5", representing a photograph of an engraving (not from life) of Lincoln, his wife, Mary Todd, and his two sons enjoying a quiet time together reading a book. We've checked with several experts and no one has ever seen a full-plate tintype depiction of Lincoln, so this may very well be a unique and important item. In very fine, choice condition; a few minor emulsion chips are present.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    7th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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